Director of Research at the Home School Legal Defense Association in Purcellville, VA. Previously directed school psychology training programs at the university level (19 yrs) and worked in the public schools as a school psychologist (21 yrs). Holds an M.S. Degree in Community Mental Health, an Ed.S. Degree in School Psychology, and a Ph.D. in Developmental and Child Psychology. He is a licensed school psychologist and has been practicing his profession for 40 years. He has published homeschool manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals and other outlets relating to children with special needs.